Lao Tzu

c.604 - 531 B.C.

A Quote by Lao Tzu

" The Master does not seek fulfillment. In not seeking or expecting, she is present & can welcome all things".

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on convince, justify, and defensive

Those who justify themselves do not convince.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on tao te ching

We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

Source: Tao Te Ching

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on release and surrender

To hold, you must first open your hand. Let go.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

Source: Tao Te Ching

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on acceptance

When you accept yourself, the whole world accepts you.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu

"Those who have knowledge, don't predict.  Those who predict, don't have knowledge."

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

Source: (Chinese taoist Philosopher, founder of Taoism, wrote "Tao Te Ching" (also "The Book of the Way"), 600 BC-531 BC)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu

"Those who have knowledge, don't predict.  Those who predict, don't have knowledge."

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

Source: (Chinese taoist Philosopher, founder of Taoism, wrote "Tao Te Ching" (also "The Book of the Way"), 600 BC-531 BC)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on virtuous, vice, forced morality, and moral

The more prohibitions you have, the less virtuous people will be. Try to make people moral, and you lay the groundwork for vice.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on wicked, leader, people, despise, revere, and sharing limelight

The wicked leader is he who the people despise. The good leader is he who the people revere. The great leader is he who the people say, we did it ourselves.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on knowledge, wisdom, enlightenment, and self-knowledge

Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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